dismissal

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dismissal

the termination of an employee's employment with an organization due to unsatisfactory work performance or breach of CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT. The term firing is sometimes used to refer to dismissal. See UNFAIR DISMISSAL.
References in classic literature ?
Henri's dismission, then, as a very insignificant event?
Our dismission from duty, when our time had expired, was always verbal, as I believe, & my service was performed as a private.
And our dismission thence nowe in the longe vacation, is to those poore men a greate hindraunce, and in manner an vndoieinge, as they generallie complaine'.